Yesterday death knocked at my door. Not our front door, but the door to my own room. That close. Luckily I took a look at the last second and saw the car already beside me, so I moved the steering
When social and economic models fail, we have to look for different ones. The best models are those that are based on life itself. Humanity is not the digestive system of the social body. It is not only excessive consumption.
Respect needs to be redefined. Until now it has been a hierarchical, objectal and abstract respect. Respect for elders, for institutions, things, laws, etc. Largely a forced respect. It is necessary a respect for people, for human beings, for everything
The world of objects, the objectal world, is meaningful for the human being when it furthers human wellbeing and human evolution. If the objectal world helps human beings in their growing happiness and their development, it is a beloved world,
It is quite tempting to confuse tranquility with peace, material destruction with violence, internal discomfort with external affront. If one gives in to these confusions, nothing happens outside of losing a center of gravity that is only affirmed when one
Fernando Aranguiz – Portland, OR October 2, 2019Translation to English by Trudi Richards Trust When the institutions that are a society’s pillars are not perceived as such, that is the beginning of that society’s disintegration. Science is no longer credible,
Isn’t Frida trying to tell us when she operates on her veins * in her paintings that her blood is to share, she wants everyone to be transfused by her heart which is extracted from a violent relationship, it is now